fascia
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈfæʃə/, /ˈfæʃjə/, /ˈfæʃi.ə/
  • IPA: /ˈfeɪʃə/, /ˈfeɪʃjə/, /ˈfeɪʃi.ə/ (especially sense 1)
Noun

fascia (plural fascias)

  1. (architecture) A wide band of material covering the ends of roof rafters, sometimes supporting a gutter in steep-slope roofing, but typically it is a border or trim in low-slope roofing.
    Synonyms: frieze
  2. A face or front cover of an appliance, especially of a mobile phone.
    Synonyms: case
  3. (UK) A dashboard.
    Synonyms: dashboard
  4. (architecture) A flat band or broad fillet; especially, one of the three bands that make up the architrave, in the Ionic order.
  5. A broad well-defined band of color.
  6. A band, sash, or fillet; especially, in surgery, a bandage or roller.
  7. (ecclesiastical, fashion) A sash worn by certain members of the Catholic and Anglican churches.
    Synonyms: sash
  8. (anatomy) The layer of loose tissue, often containing fat, immediately beneath the skin; the stronger layer of connective tissue covering and investing all muscles; an aponeurosis.
  9. The signboard above a shop or other location open to the public.
Translations
  • Russian: фа́сция
Translations
  • Russian: полоса́
Translations
  • Russian: поясо́к
Translations
  • German: Faszie
  • Russian: фа́сция
  • Spanish: fascia



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